Posts tagged ‘Russia’

  • A man walks across Red Square near the GUM state department store and St Basil’s Cathedral on a rainy day in Moscow Forum Article

    Three scenarios for Russia’s economy

    In 2012, the World Economic Forum engaged over 350 Russian and international business leaders, government… more

  • A security personnel arranges national flags during bilateral meetings at the Great Hall of the People, on the sidelines of the Asia Pacific Economic Cooperation meetings, in Beijing Forum Article

    What to expect from APEC

    The significance of the upcoming Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation Summit in Beijing consists not so much in… more

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    The future of the nation state

    This is a tricky time to be a state, and an even trickier time to be a citizen. The nation-state, the… more

  • Offices are seen at the headquarters of Germany’s industrial conglomerate ThyssenKrupp AG in Essen Forum Article

    Germany’s economic challenges

    Germany's awful industrial production figures released on Thursday are yet another reminder that the… more

  • Container ship departs Burrard Inlet in Vancouver Forum Article

    Why the world needs to work together on trade

    Sanctions and counter sanctions currently taint trade developments between Russia and the EU and… more

  • A general view shows the Moscow International Business Center and the Mercury City Tower (R) after a ceremony to present it as Europe’s tallest skyscraper in Moscow Forum Article

    How Russia can boost growth

    For 2014, we project that Russia’s economy will grow at an estimated 0.3-0.5 percent. This is the lowest… more

  • Man looks at a stock quotation board outside a brokerage in Tokyo Forum Article

    Why aren’t current events affecting the markets?

    An increasingly obvious paradox has emerged in global financial markets this year. Though geopolitical… more

  • IRAQI MAN CHECKS VALVE IN OIL REFINERY OUTSIDE BAGHDAD. Forum Article

    What can the Middle East learn from the US shale boom?

    The clear relationship between secure and competitively priced energy and economic prosperity is well… more

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    How sanctions can cause financial crisis

    With the crisis in Ukraine intensifying, the United States and the European Union are locked in a… more